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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Lincoln County; 300 S 2nd St; PO Box 555; Brookhaven, MS 39601-3321; Ph. 601.835.3479 Details: (Clk Chan Ct has div, pro & ct rec from 1893; Clk Dis Ct has m rec from 1893)
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Lincoln-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Lincoln County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;300 S 2nd St; PO Box 555<br> Brookhaven, MS 39601-3321<br> Phone: 601.835.3479&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate<br> and court records from 1893; Clerk District<br> Court has marriage records from 1893<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Mississippi page 380, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:37, 7 August 2012

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County Courthouse

Lincoln County Courthouse
 300 S 2nd St; PO Box 555
Brookhaven, MS 39601-3321
Phone: 601.835.3479 

Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate
and court records from 1893; Clerk District
Court has marriage records from 1893[1]

History

Parent County

1870--Lincoln County was created 7 April 1870 from Franklin, Lawrence, Copiah, Pike and Amite Counties.
County seat: Brookhaven [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Lincoln County, Mississippi Genealogy census records online, see: Mississippi Census.

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Redstar

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Mississippi page 380, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).